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Felony child abuse suspect arrested again on burglary charge

A man free on bond on a felony child abuse charge is back behind bars after apparently bragging about a burglary he had committed on Facebook.

Posted: Mar. 9, 2018 7:06 PM

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - A man free on bond on a felony child abuse charge is back behind bars after apparently bragging about a burglary he had committed on Facebook.

Lowndes County Chief Deputy Marc Miley says Anthony Dean Gilmore, 22, is accused of ransacking a woman's home.    

The woman says she came home and found the mess, then learned Gilmore was talking about what he did on a Facebook Live feed.

Gilmore was arrested and charged with burglary.

He is being held in the Lowndes County Adult Detention Center.

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